Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1135568

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1977

Statutory Address: 51-59, HIGH STREET


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Statutory Address: 51-59, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Wakefield (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Crofton

National Grid Reference: SE 37919 17853


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3/26 Nos 51 to 59 (odd) 21.3.77


House and attached cottages, altered to row of 5 cottages. Late C17 house (Nos 51 and 53) encasing earlier timber frame, mid C18 cottages; all have mid-late C20 alterations. Hammer-dressed stone with stone slate and pantile roofs. 2 storeys with single storey outshut to rear of Nos 51, 53 and 57. Nos 51 and 53 originally 2-cell house with central lobby-entry plan which retains doorway with tie-stone jambs and segmental-arched lintel, other inserted cottage doorway to left end. 3 windows to each floor with renewed stone lintels and sills. Coped gables with kneelers. Central stack to ridge. Nos 55 and 57 single-cell cottages, each with doorway with window over and plain window with same above; projecting band broken by inserted bay window of No 57. Coped gables. Central brick ridge stack (rendered). No 59, at right angles to rear of No 57, largely remodelled and has 2 bays of large C20 windows to each floor and doorway flanked by windows with window above. Central ridge stack (rendered).

Interior: No 53 has fireplace with large shallow-arched lintel with chamfered surround. Stop-chamfered spine beam and large-scantling joists, post to timbered arcade.

Listing NGR: SE3791917853


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Legacy System number: 342330

Legacy System: LBS

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